Sports

Rebels defeat Ragin’ Cajuns to earn trip to Omaha

From school reports

The Rebels have preached toughness and resiliency all season and those traits were on display Monday night as No. 6 Ole Miss (46-19) fought off Cajun rallies before breaking things open in the ninth inning to defeat … Read more

Bat Commanders win championship

The members of the Bat Commanders are [back] coach Lee McMullen, Dalton Ferguson, JJ McMullen, Justin Jenkins, Landen Wells, Preston Conlee, coach Nick Bingham, [front] Ty Freeman, Gavin Edwards, Baker Watson, Aiden Gore, Cameron Pilgram and Thomas Tucker.

During the weekend of April 25, the Bat Commanders traveled to Ridgeland to play in a World Series Global Qualifier.
The tournament was called “April Slam A/AA.” The boys not only … Read more

Hendrix among ECCC baseball award winners

Several East Central Community College baseball players received post-season honors following the recently completed 2014 campaign.
At the top of the list is
right-handed pitcher Conner West who was named first team MACJC All-State. The Taylorsville High School product was … Read more

Three from Webster County set to play in softball all-stars

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress-Times

Three local athletes are set to take part in the Mississippi Association of Coaches Fast-Pitch Softball All-Star Games at Jones County Junior College in Ellisville this weekend.
Autumn Frost and Mamie Hollenhead of East Webster … Read more

East Webster finishes season ranked in C-L’s Top 15

EW softball champs

By Austin Bishop
The Webster Progress-Times

Two weeks ago the Lady Wolverines of East Webster swept Taylorsville 3-2 and 12-2 to claim their second consecutive MHSAA Class 2A State Fast-Pitch Softball Championship.
Now they have been recognized by a statewide … Read more

Six MHSAA state baseball champions crowned

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress-Times

Oak Grove, New Hope, West Lauderdale, Kossuth, Taylorsville, and Smithville all exited Trustmark Park in Pearl as MHSAA State Baseball Champions last week.
Only two of the best-of-three series to determine the champions in all … Read more

Holmes set to host basketball camps

Holmes Community College head women’s basketball Coach Jamilah Andrews has set the 2014 Jamilah Andrews Basketball Skills Camp for June 16-June 20 on the Goodman Campus of Holmes Community College.
The Jamilah Andrews Basketball Camp is a fun environment for … Read more